Charles Franklin Thwing

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Birthday
9, 1853
Birthplace
Maine
Death Date
Aug 29, 1937 (83)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
9, 1853
Birthplace
Maine
Death Date
Aug 29, 1937 (83)

About

American teacher and clergyman who was president of Adelbert College and Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio.

Before Fame

He attended and graduated from Harvard University in 1876.

Trivia

He was a member of the National Negro Committee in 1909 and supported the NAACP from 1909 until 1929.

Family Life

He grew up in New Sharon, Maine with his family.

Associated With

He signed a petition to US President William McKinley to mediate the conflict between Great Britain and the Transvaal and the Orange Free State in 1899.

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